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Seahawks Jefferson attempts to storm stands in row with fans

Seahawks Jefferson attempts to storm stands in row with fans

Published 11/12/2017

(Reuters) - Seattle Seahawks defensive end Quinton Jefferson attempted to jump into the stands during a confrontation with fans in Jacksonville near the end of [more…]

Ice hockey brothers first bans after NZ drug probe

Ice hockey brothers first bans after NZ drug probe

Published 10/12/2017

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Two brothers who played ice hockey for New Zealand have become the first athletes to be banned after an investigation into the [more…]

Soccer: Born in Japan, playing for North Korea under shadow of missile crisis

Soccer: Born in Japan, playing for North Korea under shadow of missile crisis

Published 08/12/2017

North Korea's national soccer team players Kim Song Gi (R) and Lee Yong Jick pose for a photo after an interview with Reuters in Tokyo, [more…]

Kuznetsova out of Australian Open with wrist injury

Kuznetsova out of Australian Open with wrist injury

Published 08/12/2017

Aug 31, 2017- New York, NY, USA- Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia hits a backhand against Kurumi Nara of Japan (not pictured) on day four of [more…]

Allison Janney puts her spin on ice-skating scandal in ‘I, Tonya’

Allison Janney puts her spin on ice-skating scandal in ‘I, Tonya’

Published 08/12/2017

The stars aligned for Allison Janney when she dressed up in a cheap fur coat, perched a parakeet on her shoulder, and chain-smoked and swore through figure-skating movie "I, Tonya." [more…]

U.S. gymnastics team doctor sentenced to 60 years for child pornography

U.S. gymnastics team doctor sentenced to 60 years for child pornography

Published 07/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Former USA Gymnastics' team physician Larry Nassar poses in this handout photo received November 10, 2017. Department of Attorney General/Handout via REUTERS(Reuters) - [more…]

U.S. expects to participate in Winter Olympics: White House

U.S. expects to participate in Winter Olympics: White House

Published 07/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics mascot Soohorang, Paralympics mascot Bandabi and the Olympic Rings are displayed at the Gyeongpodae beach in Gangneung, South [more…]

Hall of Fame NFL quarterback Warren Moon denies harassment claim

Hall of Fame NFL quarterback Warren Moon denies harassment claim

Published 07/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: NFL and CFL football star Warren Moon speaks during a "Canada's Sports Hall of Fame' inductees news conference in Toronto November 3, 2009. [more…]

Ronaldo pips Messi to win Ballon d’Or for joint-record fifth time

Ronaldo pips Messi to win Ballon d’Or for joint-record fifth time

Published 07/12/2017

Soccer Football - Champions League - Real Madrid vs Borussia Dortmund - Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid, Spain - December 6, 2017 Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates [more…]

Weightlifting: Surprise win for Chilean, world records for Iran’s Moradi

Weightlifting: Surprise win for Chilean, world records for Iran’s Moradi

Published 04/12/2017

ANAHEIM (Reuters) - Chile’s Arley Mendez returned from more than four years of international competitive exile to defeat Iran’s Olympic champion Kianoush Rostami in the [more…]